The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 59 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 233 272 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.47% 4.50% 5.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 4.64% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 170 184 258
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,722 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +4.00%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5078 5866 5962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.52% 97.02% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4293 4927 4894
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +26 97 £65,000 +4.00% 11
Dorset +2 40 £75,000 +42.85% 2
Wiltshire +6 38 £63,750 +14.56% 9
Gloucestershire -7 30 £72,500 +20.83% 4
Somerset -19 18 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Devon -8 2 £41,000 -25.45% 2
Cornwall -7 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 129 (27.22%) TOGAF
2 105 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (19.20%) Finance
4 84 (17.72%) Oracle
5 82 (17.30%) Presales
6 79 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 74 (15.61%) Security Cleared
8 73 (15.40%) Microsoft
9 71 (14.98%) .NET
10 70 (14.77%) Degree
11 65 (13.71%) Telecoms
12 63 (13.29%) VMware
12 63 (13.29%) Windows
12 63 (13.29%) SOA
12 63 (13.29%) SC Cleared
13 61 (12.87%) SQL Server
13 61 (12.87%) Java
13 61 (12.87%) Retail
14 59 (12.45%) Technical Architecture
15 58 (12.24%) C#
16 57 (12.03%) Scrum
17 55 (11.60%) Cisco
18 52 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
19 51 (10.76%) IBM
19 51 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
20 50 (10.55%) E-Commerce
21 49 (10.34%) Software Engineering
21 49 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
22 48 (10.13%) Enterprise Architecture
22 48 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.38%) IIS
3 15 (3.16%) JBoss
4 14 (2.95%) CMS
5 11 (2.32%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.69%) Mule
8 7 (1.48%) Commerce Server
8 7 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.27%) Apache
10 5 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.84%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.21%) MS Office
2 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (4.64%) Oracle Retail
2 12 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.48%) Magento
4 5 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.63%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.42%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.21%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 51 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (7.59%) IaaS
3 36 (7.59%) SaaS
4 31 (6.54%) PaaS
5 19 (4.01%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.05%) Office 365
9 3 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.63%) Heroku
9 3 (0.63%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.85%) Firewall
2 19 (4.01%) WAN
3 16 (3.38%) SAN
4 13 (2.74%) DNS
4 13 (2.74%) Unified Communications
5 11 (2.32%) DHCP
6 10 (2.11%) Internet
7 9 (1.90%) LAN
7 9 (1.90%) NAS
8 8 (1.69%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.48%) VPN
10 6 (1.27%) Network Security
11 5 (1.05%) Intranet
11 5 (1.05%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (1.05%) VoIP
12 4 (0.84%) 3G
13 3 (0.63%) IPsec
13 3 (0.63%) ISDN
13 3 (0.63%) SSL
13 3 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.17%) Big Data
3 29 (6.12%) DB2
4 20 (4.22%) MySQL
5 15 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.95%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.53%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.05%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.21%) Informix
13 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.21%) sqlmap
General
1 91 (19.20%) Finance
2 65 (13.71%) Telecoms
3 61 (12.87%) Retail
4 28 (5.91%) Banking
5 21 (4.43%) Marketing
6 20 (4.22%) Manufacturing
7 19 (4.01%) Publishing
8 12 (2.53%) Electronics
9 9 (1.90%) French Language
10 7 (1.48%) Military
11 6 (1.27%) Advertising
12 5 (1.05%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.84%) Back Office
13 4 (0.84%) German Language
13 4 (0.84%) Legal
14 3 (0.63%) Automotive
14 3 (0.63%) Local Government
14 3 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.42%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (14.98%) .NET
2 27 (5.70%) CSS
3 25 (5.27%) HTML
4 23 (4.85%) ASP.NET
5 21 (4.43%) Middleware
5 21 (4.43%) Web Services
6 17 (3.59%) XML
7 12 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (2.32%) HTML5
8 11 (2.32%) Java EE
9 10 (2.11%) AngularJS
9 10 (2.11%) REST
9 10 (2.11%) XHTML
10 9 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (1.90%) Spring
11 8 (1.69%) Apache Camel
11 8 (1.69%) Spring MVC
12 7 (1.48%) CSS3
12 7 (1.48%) Dojo
13 6 (1.27%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 79 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 49 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (8.44%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.43%) Management Information System
5 20 (4.22%) Security Operations Centre
5 20 (4.22%) Virtual Team
6 19 (4.01%) CMDB
6 19 (4.01%) PKI
7 16 (3.38%) Mobile App
7 16 (3.38%) Taxonomies
8 13 (2.74%) Visualisation
9 10 (2.11%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.69%) Social Media
11 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.27%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.27%) Psychology
12 6 (1.27%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.05%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (13.29%) Windows
2 33 (6.96%) Linux
3 25 (5.27%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (2.95%) Android
6 8 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.05%) Unix
7 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.84%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.84%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (27.22%) TOGAF
2 105 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (17.30%) Presales
4 63 (13.29%) SOA
5 59 (12.45%) Technical Architecture
6 57 (12.03%) Scrum
7 52 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (10.55%) E-Commerce
9 49 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 48 (10.13%) Enterprise Architecture
11 47 (9.92%) ITIL
12 46 (9.70%) Cybersecurity
13 43 (9.07%) Line Management
14 42 (8.86%) Mentoring
14 42 (8.86%) Service Management
15 38 (8.02%) CRM
15 38 (8.02%) Customer Engagement
16 36 (7.59%) ERP
17 32 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
18 30 (6.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 61 (12.87%) Java
2 58 (12.24%) C#
3 42 (8.86%) SQL
4 34 (7.17%) C++
5 30 (6.33%) JavaScript
6 20 (4.22%) Python
7 19 (4.01%) C
8 9 (1.90%) PHP
9 4 (0.84%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.84%) X++
10 3 (0.63%) Ruby
10 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.42%) ES6
12 1 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (15.61%) Security Cleared
2 70 (14.77%) Degree
3 63 (13.29%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.22%) CISSP
4 20 (4.22%) DV Cleared
5 19 (4.01%) ISEB
5 19 (4.01%) PMI Certification
5 19 (4.01%) PMP
6 18 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (2.95%) CCNA
8 12 (2.53%) CISM
9 11 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.90%) EMC Certification
10 9 (1.90%) MCSE
11 7 (1.48%) MBA
12 5 (1.05%) CCNP
12 5 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.84%) VCP4
13 4 (0.84%) VCP5
14 3 (0.63%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.32%) QA
3 7 (1.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.63%) COBIT
6 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.42%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 48 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.22%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.01%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.05%) VMware Server
6 4 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.84%) UAG
6 4 (0.84%) vCloud
6 4 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.84%) vSphere
7 3 (0.63%) XenApp
8 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (4.01%) SCVMM
2 7 (1.48%) AirWatch
2 7 (1.48%) SCCM
2 7 (1.48%) SCOM
3 4 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.84%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.63%) TrustSec
4 3 (0.63%) WSUS
5 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 84 (17.72%) Oracle
2 73 (15.40%) Microsoft
3 63 (13.29%) VMware
4 55 (11.60%) Cisco
5 51 (10.76%) IBM
6 37 (7.81%) EMC
7 33 (6.96%) HP
8 31 (6.54%) Citrix
9 27 (5.70%) NetApp
10 24 (5.06%) Juniper
11 22 (4.64%) CheckPoint
12 19 (4.01%) BMC
12 19 (4.01%) SAP
13 11 (2.32%) Sitecore
14 10 (2.11%) Red Hat
14 10 (2.11%) TIBCO
15 9 (1.90%) Apple
15 9 (1.90%) Google
16 8 (1.69%) ATG
16 8 (1.69%) Avaya
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Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
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